- Higher education institutions continue to support the training of professionals committed to the Revolution.
Las Tunas, Cuba.- "The training of teachers is an integrative process, which should prioritize the students' motivation towards the career; as well as the quality of the classes, the exemplarity of the teachers, the linking of the student with the school, the follow-up to graduates and other elements, "said Dr. Ena Elsa Velázquez Cobiella, Minister of Education, in an exchange held with the teaching faculty of the Rita Longa pedagogical school, of this city.
Holguín.- The improvement of teachers of French as a second foreign language present in Cuban universities is the main challenge concerning these days the professors from the University of Holguín.
1959 marked a watershed in Cuban history. Tyranny had left an unsavory legacy across all spheres of society including education: of a population of five and a half million, 23.6% people over the age of 15 were illiterate.